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    Daddy Yankee Aids Puerto Rico

    Wednesday, October 4, 2017

    Daddy Yankee to raise $1.5 million for Habitat for Humanity’s hurricane recovery efforts in Puerto Rico In response to the tragic devastation caused by Hurricane Maria, Puerto Rico native, rapper, producer and “Despacito” singer Daddy Yankee has pledged a personal donation of $250,000 and to raise an additional $1.5 million toward Habitat for Humanity’s plans to help Puerto Ricans repair and [...]

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    Homelessness Escape Room

    Tuesday, October 3, 2017

    Former Homeless Man Helps Build Escape Room to Share Story, Inspire Action, Enhance Understanding A ground-breaking Escape Room is set to be unveiled in Metro Vancouver, allowing the public to encounter homelessness in a radical new way. The room, called Encounter, was partly conceived, designed, constructed, and engineered by formerly homeless Canadians who want the public to understand [...]

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    Breast Cancer Awareness

    Sunday, October 1, 2017

    October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month: What You Need to Know and How You Can Help Thanks to earlier detection –through screening and increased awareness— and better treatments, a woman’s risk of dying of breast dropped 38 percent between the late 1980s and 2014, translating into 297,300 fewer breast cancer deaths during that time. However, [...]

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Oct
20

Breast Cancer Awareness Across the Globe!

Residents of the United States are well aware that the month of October is Breast Cancer Awareness month.  Campaigns from fundraisers to even the National Football League’s “A Crucial Catch” initiative have become regular occurrences stateside. But did you know that other nations also observe Breast Cancer Awareness Month? Hyderabad is the capital and the largest city in the southern India [...]

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Oct
14

The Lost Warhols

Set in the intimate space of Teddy’s of the Roosevelt Hotel, Andy Warhol’s name and vision continues to live on and inspire others. Photographer Karen Bystedt recently rocked the pop culture world with a stunning exhibit of images of Warhol that were previously thought to be lost. More than 30 years ago, Andy posed for [...]

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Oct
14

Health & Wellness: Fall Into Tea

FALL INTO TEA By Beverly Calero It’s that time of year, again: grab the scarves, sweaters, mittens and mufflers. The days are getting shorter and the nights are growing colder. As we search our grocery store aisles for hot chocolate and pumpkin anything to keep us warm, it’s easy to reach for calore-laden comfort drinks as [...]

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Highlights

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Mar
11

HEART SMART HEALTH

HEART SMART CHECKLIST Many women perceive heart disease as a “man’s disease,” but did you know that heart disease is the number one killer of U.S. women?  Few women consider this disease a major health concern, but here, at Wiles, we want you to know the facts, as well as the steps you can take [...]

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Feb
8

FASHION & BEAUTY: LE ROUGE BY GIVENCHY

A Couture inspiration for the new movie by Parfums Givenchy Directed by Hellohikimori™ studio “Le Rouge”: a bewitching object of desire…   There are few expressions of love that are more powerful, passion and intimate than a kiss. And what can be more enticing than a pair of kissable lips smoothly swathed in rich, luxurious [...]

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Feb
8

BOOK REVIEW: 33 WAYS TO KILL MY HUSBAND

So how, exactly, do you mend a broken heart? Throughout the ages, many lovers, philosophers and more than a few songwriters have pondered that very question.  In his latest short story, prolific author Damon Young prescribes a delightful and definitive solution: through murder. In 33 Ways to Kill My Husband, Young deftly illustrates the agony [...]

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Feb
8

HEALTH & WELLNESS: SEXUAL HEALING

Sexual intimacy in interpersonal relationships can and should be intoxicating.  In a committed relationship, sex is a passionate language that only you and your lover speak and understand. In most cases, sexual activity is a barometer that gauges the overall health of a committed relationship; and oftentimes, when relationships are strained, sexual activity can grind [...]